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Posted: Apr 06, 2018

Citadel Expands Color Line With New Extra Dark Bronze

Indianapolis, IN – Citadel Architectural Products has announced Extra Dark Bronze as a new standard color option for the metal composite material used in its field- and shop-assembled cladding systems and fabricated glazing infill panels.

Posted: Apr 06, 2018

MCA METALCON Metal Roofing Championship Games Registration Open For 2018

Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) Task Force is now taking contestant registrations for the Fifth Annual Metal Roofing Championship Games to be held this year at METALCON, October 10-12, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. MCA is seeking 10 teams of two participants for the competition.

Posted: Apr 05, 2018

Alfrex - Unience USA Names First Two U.S. Reps

Fort Lee, NJ – Alfrex – Unience USA Inc., maker of aluminum and stainless composite materials used in the fabrication of exterior and interior wall systems, office partitions, signage and more, has announced the hiring Joe Polak and Scott Hinton as its first two regional sales representatives in the United States.

Posted: Apr 04, 2018

CFSEI To Host Webinar On Apparent Sound Transmission Class Ratings And Cold-Formed Steel

Washington, DC - As urban centers in North America experience population growth, the demand for mid-rise and high-rise multi-family buildings is increasing and issues of adequate sound insulation are becoming more important. Recognizing this issue, the 2015 edition of the National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) has changed its requirements for building element performance.

Posted: Apr 03, 2018

MBMA Sets Record With Two New Associate Members

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) announces the addition of two new members. Premier Steel Doors and Frames and Hunter Panels have joined MBMA as Associate members. With these additions, MBMA now has 72 Associate Members, the most in the association’s 62-year history.

Posted: Apr 02, 2018

BRIGHTSMITH LLC Adds Day As Vice President And General Manager

Morrisville, PA - BRIGHTSMITH LLC announces that Tim Day has joined the company as their new Vice President and General Manager. He joins Tiffany Hutcheson, Assistant General Manager, in leading the company's coil coating operations, as well as the post-painting operations in Trenton, NJ.

Posted: Mar 30, 2018

TFC Launches Fastener Line For Attaching Metal Panels Over Rigid Insulation

Pittsburgh, PA –Triangle Fastener Corporation has expanded their line of BLAZER® Drill Screws with new sizes designed to attach metal panels over rigid insulation. These unique screws have two different threads with a gap in between that eliminates jacking of the panel during installation.

Posted: Mar 29, 2018

ATAS International Recognized As Top Workplace For Third Consecutive Year

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. has been awarded a 2018 Top Workplaces honor for the third consecutive year by The Morning Call. The organizations who receive a Top Workplaces award are determined solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by Energage, a research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement.

Posted: Mar 28, 2018

American Buildings Company Adds HydroAg To Builder Network

Eufaula, AL - American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading domestic and international manufacturer and marketer of high-quality metal building systems for industrial, commercial, and institutional construction markets, announces the addition of HydroAg LLC. of Maxwell, California to its national network of Builders.

Posted: Mar 27, 2018

MS Crinkle Finish Introduced By Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation

Louisville, KY - Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation, a leading manufacturer of metal roofing, wall and building systems, announces the introduction of MS Crinkle Finish - a new addition to the company’s product line that delivers the same durability, but offers unique performance that can be seen and felt.

Posted: Mar 23, 2018

Hunter Douglas Introduces New Ceiling Beam Series

Norcross, GA – Hunter Douglas Architectural, a leading manufacturer of architectural ceiling and wall systems, has expanded its line of ceiling and wall solutions with High Profile Series™ Frameworks. High Profile Series™ Frameworks are customizable and configurable aluminum beams fabricated to meet project-specific design and engineering needs.

Posted: Mar 22, 2018

Ventco® Expands Facility To Accommodate Direct Sales

Glenside, PA - Ventco® announces a plant expansion to accommodate its growing list of customers ordering its ventilation products including the company’s signature product, ProfileVent®.

Posted: Mar 22, 2018

AIA's February 2018 ABI Score Shows Continued Strength

Washington, D.C. – The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is reporting an increase in architecture firm billings for February from its Architecture Billings Index (ABI), with several key segments showing an encouraging outlook for 2018. The February ABI score was 52. Any score above 50 indicates billings growth.

Posted: Mar 20, 2018

S-5!® Announces Unistrut Ohio As New Distributor

Colorado Springs, CO – S-5! has announced a partnership with North American distributor Unistrut, where Unistrut Ohio will offer the complete line of S-5! zero-penetration clamps and snow retention systems. S-5! manufactures clamps for attaching ancillary items to standing seam metal roofs.

Posted: Mar 19, 2018

American Buildings Company Adds Lacy Construction To Builder Network

Eufaula, AL - American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading domestic and international manufacturer and marketer of high-quality metal building systems for industrial, commercial, and institutional construction markets, announces the addition of Lacy Construction Company of Grand Island, Nebraska to its national network of Builders.

Posted: Mar 16, 2018

MRA Expects Strong Demand For Metal Roofers This Spring

Portland, OR – With a hot U.S. housing market and still-favorable interest rates, the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) is predicting a heavier-than-usual demand for qualified metal roofing installers and contractors for spring 2018.

Posted: Mar 15, 2018

Firestone Building Products Names New Director Of Marketing

Nashville, TN – Firestone Building Products Company, LLC (FSBP), an industry leading provider of roofing and building envelope solutions, announces Michelle Lane as the new executive director of marketing for the company. In this role, Lane will be responsible for the overall marketing strategy for FSBP, including programs, product development, channel management, education and communications.

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